Emily Hartney is an associate in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Emily's practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, private equity and corporate counseling of public and private companies.
Emily graduated magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, from Chicago-Kent College of Law where she served as a Notes and Comments Editor for the Chicago-Kent Law Review. During law school, Emily worked as a Research Assistant to Professors Sungjoon Cho and David Gerber focusing on the history and development of United States antitrust law.
Admissions & Qualifications
- Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Institute of TechnologyJ.D.manga cum laude2021
Order of the Coif
Notes Editor, Chicago-Kent Law Review
- University of Illinois at SpringfieldB.S., Legal Studies & Political Sciencemagna cum laude2017
Honors in Legal Studies
Honors in Political Science
Secretary, Student Government Association